very long time, which make us, you know -- you guys in the media and us guys in the investment community, we tend to be kind of short-term focused so we see something that happens for ten years, we think it happens forever but it really doesn't. i mean eventually, you know, especially with bond yields where they are, one would intuitively assume that investors would tire out of that asset class and need to go somewhere else and really equities are the only one that can handle that kind of capacity. >> just simplistically saying, if i were running a financial services firm and like you just said, this firm more than most of the others is sort of equity based now, i would much -- i think that that's the right -- >> -- completely? >> it seems if you're going to -- you don't want to go 50/50, fixed income equities, do you? david? >> well, you know, obviously over cycles that's the right balance to have. you know, a lot of equity only firms, you know, kbw being a good example, you know, you had thomas wise am's firm.